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1982 Mid-American Conference Year Summary

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Record: 50-56-4, .473 W-L% (10th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -12.41 (11th of 11) ▪ SOS: -11.66 (11th of 11)

Conference Champion: Bowling Green State

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Bowling Green State 7 5 0 .583 7 2 0 .778 22.1 16.6 -5.19 -8.77
Western Michigan 7 2 2 .727 5 2 2 .667 16.9 7.1 -5.10 -13.64
Miami (OH) 7 4 0 .636 5 3 0 .625 17.7 11.0 -5.53 -11.53
Central Michigan 6 4 1 .591 5 3 1 .611 20.7 18.1 -9.17 -11.81
Ohio 6 5 0 .545 5 4 0 .556 14.9 23.5 -15.03 -12.21
Toledo 6 5 0 .545 5 4 0 .556 16.7 14.7 -9.15 -11.24
Northern Illinois 5 5 0 .500 5 4 0 .556 13.7 13.6 -13.16 -11.86
Ball State 5 6 0 .455 4 4 0 .500 16.1 18.8 -16.40 -12.95
Eastern Michigan 1 9 1 .136 1 7 1 .167 7.7 18.6 -21.68 -12.13
Kent State 0 11 0 .000 0 9 0 .000 10.4 24.5 -23.66 -10.48

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1982-12-18 California Bowl Fresno State 29 Bowling Green State 28 California Bowl (Fresno, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completions
1. Jim Kelso (TOL) 149
2. Donny Harrison (OH) 114
3. Brian McClure (BGSU) 113
  Walter Kroan (KENT) 113
5. John Appold (MIAOH) 104
6. Steve Coulter (EMI) 102
7. Doug Freed (BALLST) 85
8. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 81
9. Chris Conklin (WMI) 76
10. Scott Smith (WMI) 64
Pass Attempts
1. Jim Kelso (TOL) 281
2. Walter Kroan (KENT) 259
3. Steve Coulter (EMI) 227
4. Donny Harrison (OH) 198
5. John Appold (MIAOH) 191
6. Doug Freed (BALLST) 182
7. Brian McClure (BGSU) 176
8. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 161
9. Chris Conklin (WMI) 137
10. Scott Smith (WMI) 118
Pass Completion Percentage
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 64.2
2. Donny Harrison (OH) 57.6
3. John Appold (MIAOH) 54.5
4. Jim Kelso (TOL) 53.0
5. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 50.3
6. Doug Freed (BALLST) 46.7
7. Steve Coulter (EMI) 44.9
8. Walter Kroan (KENT) 43.6
Passing Yards
1. Jim Kelso (TOL) 1963
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 1391
3. Donny Harrison (OH) 1308
4. Walter Kroan (KENT) 1304
5. Steve Coulter (EMI) 1290
6. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 1113
7. John Appold (MIAOH) 1051
8. Doug Freed (BALLST) 989
9. Chris Conklin (WMI) 853
10. Scott Smith (WMI) 745
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 7.9
2. Jim Kelso (TOL) 7.0
3. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 6.9
4. Donny Harrison (OH) 6.6
5. Steve Coulter (EMI) 5.7
6. John Appold (MIAOH) 5.5
7. Doug Freed (BALLST) 5.4
8. Walter Kroan (KENT) 5.0
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1. Donny Harrison (OH) 5.5
2. Brian McClure (BGSU) 5.5
3. Jim Kelso (TOL) 5.3
4. John Appold (MIAOH) 5.0
5. Doug Freed (BALLST) 4.6
6. Steve Coulter (EMI) 4.4
7. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 4.0
8. Walter Kroan (KENT) 1.8
Passing Touchdowns
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 8
  Walter Kroan (KENT) 8
  Jim Kelso (TOL) 8
4. Donny Harrison (OH) 7
5. Doug Freed (BALLST) 6
  John Appold (MIAOH) 6
  Bob DeMarco (CMI) 6
8. Scott Smith (WMI) 5
9. Dayne Palsgrove (BGSU) 4
10. Tim Tyrrell (NIL) 2
  Jerry Eakle (BALLST) 2
  Kermit Pitts (CMI) 2
Passing Interceptions
1. Walter Kroan (KENT) 22
2. Jim Kelso (TOL) 14
3. Brian McClure (BGSU) 13
  Bob DeMarco (CMI) 13
5. Donny Harrison (OH) 8
  Chris Conklin (WMI) 8
7. Steve Coulter (EMI) 7
8. Doug Freed (BALLST) 6
  Robert Gordon (EMI) 6
10. John Appold (MIAOH) 5
Passing Efficiency Rating
1. Brian McClure (BGSU) 130.8
2. Donny Harrison (OH) 116.7
3. Jim Kelso (TOL) 111.1
4. John Appold (MIAOH) 105.8
5. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 104.5
6. Doug Freed (BALLST) 96.6
7. Steve Coulter (EMI) 88.0
8. Walter Kroan (KENT) 79.1
Rush Attempts
1. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 271
2. Pete Roth (NIL) 220
3. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 206
4. Curtis Adams (CMI) 204
5. Derrick Tolliver (EMI) 192
6. Donny Harrison (OH) 158
7. Chip Otten (BGSU) 157
8. Bryant Jones (BGSU) 144
9. Steve Morgan (TOL) 143
10. Tim Tyrrell (NIL) 141
Rushing Yards
1. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 1157
2. Curtis Adams (CMI) 1090
3. Pete Roth (NIL) 1008
4. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 910
5. Chip Otten (BGSU) 673
6. Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 656
7. Terry Lymon (BALLST) 635
8. Derrick Tolliver (EMI) 625
9. Steve Morgan (TOL) 567
10. Cliff Reed (WMI) 539
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1. Phil Palcic (MIAOH) 5.4
2. Curtis Adams (CMI) 5.3
3. Cliff Reed (WMI) 5.2
4. Tony Bonanno (BALLST) 4.9
5. Terry Lymon (BALLST) 4.7
6. Phil Merriman (OH) 4.7
7. Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 4.7
8. Larry Caper (WMI) 4.7
9. Pete Roth (NIL) 4.6
10. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 4.4
Rushing Touchdowns
1. Curtis Adams (CMI) 10
2. Chip Otten (BGSU) 8
  Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 8
4. Phil Palcic (MIAOH) 6
5. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 5
  Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 5
7. Bryant Jones (BGSU) 4
  Mark Birnbaum (CMI) 4
  Pete Roth (NIL) 4
  Orvell Johns (OH) 4
Receptions
1. Shawn Potts (BGSU) 50
2. Capus Robinson (TOL) 43
3. Bob Phillips (WMI) 39
4. Eddie Washington (OH) 37
5. Rick Simpson (EMI) 32
  Greg Taylor (BGSU) 32
7. Chip Otten (BGSU) 29
8. Todd Feldman (KENT) 28
9. Cliff Reed (WMI) 26
  Mike Moeller (KENT) 26
Receiving Yards
1. Shawn Potts (BGSU) 841
2. Capus Robinson (TOL) 709
3. Bob Phillips (WMI) 577
4. Eddie Washington (OH) 524
5. Todd Feldman (KENT) 519
6. Rodney Achter (TOL) 484
7. Jaime Jackson (CMI) 412
8. Rick Simpson (EMI) 385
9. Greg Taylor (BGSU) 378
10. Lance Pickens (OH) 365
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1. Rodney Achter (TOL) 19.4
2. Todd Feldman (KENT) 18.5
3. Jaime Jackson (CMI) 17.9
4. Shawn Potts (BGSU) 16.8
5. Capus Robinson (TOL) 16.5
6. Derrin Powell (EMI) 16.5
7. Bob Phillips (WMI) 14.8
8. Lance Pickens (OH) 14.6
9. Sherman McBride (OH) 14.3
10. Eddie Washington (OH) 14.2
Receiving Touchdowns
1. Shawn Potts (BGSU) 8
2. Greg Taylor (BGSU) 4
  Mike Haffey (MIAOH) 4
  Todd Feldman (KENT) 4
  Bob Phillips (WMI) 4
6. Jaime Jackson (CMI) 3
  Capus Robinson (TOL) 3
  Sherman McBride (OH) 3
9. Stevie Nelson (BALLST) 2
  Eddie Washington (OH) 2
  Darren Brown (KENT) 2
  Rodney Achter (TOL) 2
  Stephen Jones (CMI) 2
  Keith Dummitt (MIAOH) 2
Plays From Scrimmage
1. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 292
2. Pete Roth (NIL) 231
3. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 217
4. Curtis Adams (CMI) 213
5. Derrick Tolliver (EMI) 198
6. Chip Otten (BGSU) 186
7. Bryant Jones (BGSU) 164
8. Steve Morgan (TOL) 162
9. Donny Harrison (OH) 160
10. Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 148
Yards From Scrimmage
1. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 1329
2. Curtis Adams (CMI) 1161
3. Pete Roth (NIL) 1123
4. Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 959
5. Shawn Potts (BGSU) 914
6. Chip Otten (BGSU) 896
7. Steve Morgan (TOL) 751
8. Terry Lymon (BALLST) 724
9. Capus Robinson (TOL) 709
  Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 709
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1. Curtis Adams (CMI) 10
2. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 8
  Chip Otten (BGSU) 8
  Shawn Potts (BGSU) 8
5. Phil Palcic (MIAOH) 7
6. Mark Birnbaum (CMI) 5
  Bryant Jones (BGSU) 5
  Shawn Faulkner (WMI) 5
  Ricky Calhoun (EMI) 5
10. Mark Warlaumont (BALLST) 4
  Greg Taylor (BGSU) 4
  Pete Roth (NIL) 4
  Mike Haffey (MIAOH) 4
  Todd Feldman (KENT) 4
  Bob Phillips (WMI) 4
  Orvell Johns (OH) 4
Total Plays
1. Donny Harrison (OH) 356
2. Jim Kelso (TOL) 342
3. Walter Kroan (KENT) 306
4. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 271
5. Steve Coulter (EMI) 262
6. John Appold (MIAOH) 252
7. Doug Freed (BALLST) 234
  Tim Tyrrell (NIL) 234
9. Pete Roth (NIL) 220
10. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 215
Total Yards
1. Jim Kelso (TOL) 2125
2. Donny Harrison (OH) 1649
3. Brian McClure (BGSU) 1328
4. Steve Coulter (EMI) 1292
5. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 1157
6. Walter Kroan (KENT) 1106
7. Curtis Adams (CMI) 1096
8. Bob DeMarco (CMI) 1095
9. Doug Freed (BALLST) 1075
10. John Appold (MIAOH) 1064
Total Touchdowns
1. Jim Kelso (TOL) 11
  Curtis Adams (CMI) 11
3. Brian McClure (BGSU) 9
  Bob DeMarco (CMI) 9
  Donny Harrison (OH) 9
6. Jay Peterson (MIAOH) 8
  Chip Otten (BGSU) 8
  Walter Kroan (KENT) 8
9. Dayne Palsgrove (BGSU) 7
10. Doug Freed (BALLST) 6
  John Appold (MIAOH) 6
  Phil Palcic (MIAOH) 6